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Harrison Creek 

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Description 

This section covers areas that are within 5 minutes or so from town.


Getting There 

Butcherknife Park is in town. Fish Creek Falls is accessed via Fish Creek Falls Road. Harrison Creek in just south off US Highway 40 on the west side of Rabbit Ears Pass.


11 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Town Area:
Butcher Knife Crack   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 25'   Butcher Knife
Bear Hug   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     TR, 1 pitch   Butcher Knife
The Mantles   5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b     TR, 1 pitch   Butcher Knife
Greyface Left or The Cave   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     TR, 1 pitch   Butcher Knife
Left Hook?   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c     TR, 1 pitch, 25'   Butcher Knife
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Featured Route For Town Area
We climbed Greyface Middle from either side; not much difference in difficulty. Easy way up to set up TR around the left side.

Grey Face Middle 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c  CO : Steamboat Springs : ... : Butcher Knife
Climbs the route under the bolts in the middle of Greyface. To make it harder start in the cave to the lower right of the route. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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